LAS VEGAS — An explosion of color along with activewear influences in all categories of business are driving solid back-to-school and early fall sales.
The early read for fall is encouraging as stores report solid consumer reaction to the pops of color, new silhouettes and updated fabrications on their selling floors. As a result, most merchants are upbeat as they look ahead to holiday and put together their buying plans for spring.
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